Most popular Professional interior design books
The most popular Professional interior design books currently available. Updated weekly.
The indispensable reference book from top interior design house, Andrew Martin. 500 pages of the latest interior styles and trends, catering to all kinds of tastes. Features leading interior designers around the world and the prestigious "Designer of the Year".
Designer and lifestyle authority Tricia Foley illustrates her approach to creating elegantly pared-down environments for the home and work space.
The first book from interior designer Mark D. Sikes is a celebration of American style today, showcasing chic and accessible ideas for every home.
Anticipation is brewing; who will be named "Designer of the Year"? All is revealed in Interior Design Review Vol. 23, the latest installment in Andrew Martin's dependable catalogue of interior inspiration.
This superb volume is a captivating and inspiring close-up of 100 houses that combine inspirational, creative and sophisticated design within the art of nature and the urban realm.
Open the door into 100 of the most beautiful and pioneering houses of the past two decades. With featured architects including Daniel Libeskind, Herzog & de Meuron, and Zaha Hadid, this is a dependable global digest of the nuances, challenges, and opportunities of turning all the emotional and practical requirements of "home" into a constructed...
Traditional architecture meets cutting-edge design in this compact showcase of Asian living. Traveling across Tibet, Nepal, India, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Singapore, and Malaysia, we enter the Shiv Niwas Palace featured in Octopussy, gilded Tibetan monasteries, a high-rise overlooking the Singaporean skyline, and many more...
This is a practical guide aimed at helping budding interior designers learn how to draw professional looking interior designs.
This is the first ever book to showcase the award-winning work of interior designer and entrepreneur Fiona Barratt-Campbell, one of Britain s leading figures in the international luxury design market whose interiors marry a sense of opulence with simplicity.
The first book from this celebrated American designer and architect known for creating spaces that balance historic detail and modern elegance.
Step inside the homes, studios and hotels of the Post Modern-loving collective, from original Memphis day interiors to modern '80s influenced schemes.
Known for her witty and whimsical interiors with a bohemian flair, Brooklyn-based designer Fawn Galli shows us how to create magical rooms ourselves without breaking the bank.
This exploration of the innovative interior design of coworking spaces offers a unique look at a workplace revolution that's sweeping the globe.
An intimate portrait of iconic and unknown midcentury European designers' homes and studios - a rare insider's view of modernism that is both revealing and inspiring
In this follow-up to Modern Forms, award winning photographer Nicolas Grospierre presents a visually arresting archive of remarkable modernist interiors found throughout the world.
A luxurious, graphically compelling vision for contemporary domestic living, as observed and artfully presented by the Oscar-winning film star. Keaton's stunning portrayal of rusticated, reimagined, or repurposed spaces across the country shows how inventive designers have brought their talents to bear upon the surface of neglect and decay.
This introductory-level text introduces students to the planning of interior environments, addressing both the contents of the environments and the process of interior space planning. Topics include the making of rooms, the design of effective spatial sequences, functional relationships among project parts, arrangement of furniture, planning effective circulation systems, making spaces accessible, and designing safe environments with efficient emergency egress systems. Exercises throughout the book facilitate learning by encouraging students to apply ideas and concepts immediately after reading about them., This second edition features logically re-organized content with coverage on accessibility and universal design throughout, providing for a more intuitive read. It also features new original artwork by the author and a new glossary for quick look-up of terms. Finally, there are new exercises that engage students and test their ability to apply what they have learned.
Lush, large-format compendium showcasing the best and the most beautiful of contemporary design worldwide, from custom-made, one-of-a-kind luxury pieces to indispensable mass-market products.
Inspirational and visually on trend, Ashley Hicks s latest work is a pattern book for the twenty-first century. Offering insights and revelations, Hicks s own exquisitely quirky and colorful historicist interiors are discussed with designs from the recent and faraway past.
With a great introduction for retail students, this is a guide to all aspects of visual merchandising and covers both window dressing and in-store areas. It reveals the secrets of their toolkit and information on the use of mannequins, the technology and how to construct and source props. It also explains the psychology behind buyer behaviour.
The environmental impact of interior architecture and design practice is immense. This book highlights the need for designers to adapt the way they work and relearn lessons that have been lost.
The next generation of Parisian interior designers curated by the editors of French Architectural Digest.
Lavishly illustrated overview of some of the most significant Chinese wallpapers surviving in the British Isles
This essential sourcebook showcases the unprecedented scope and quality of today's state-of-the-art vases.
Following up on their much-heralded first volume of interiors, this new publication presents the next evolution of Atelier AM virtuosos of mixing antiques and museum-quality artworks with pedigreed design.
The latest addition to the stylish Mid-Century Modern gift range, featuring elegant illustrations of classic pieces presented in a compact single volume.
The first large-format, luxury hardcover book to comprehensively document the lavish State Rooms of Buckingham Palace.
Vintage lifestyle expert and interior designer Bob Richter shows us how to find the best vintage treasures and how living with them brings beauty, comfort and personal meaning into our homes.
An internationally acclaimed interior design sensation, Miles Redd is known for his quirky brand of cozy glamour. This lavishly illustrated volume features a diverse selection of his unique interiors, an inspiration to anyone interested in spirited, eclectic design. Excerpt from Introduction: "This is a book about dreams coming true; the curiosities in the rooms I have decorated; and the people, artists, and places that have inspired me., When all is said and done and I am long forgotten, maybe someone will find this book in a dusty library-if such a thing still exists-and glimpse a bit of the pleasure my life has given me. I want them to have the sensation of dancing across an MGM soundstage, silhouetted in a klieg light, because that was my intention with this book, a very personal blend of work and fantasy." -Miles Redd
Through step-by-step illustrations, Diana Kingsley draws on her professional and academic experience to show readers how to create beautiful detailed interior design drawings to share with clients, with detailed examples showing how to render furniture, floors, walls, windows, plants in floor plans and elevations, using only drafting pencils, a T-square and a triangle. Instead of unattractive plain boxes for furniture, the reader will learn to define them with handsome detail. Beginning with instructions on how to line up a T-square on the paper, to easily set up and work on any drafting board and covering how to properly use tracing paper layering to expand design ideas, all the way through to completion of the little pieces of art representing design ideas and concepts., The new edition builds on the success of the first edition, expanding the coverage of elevations by adding use of gray-tones for additional depth, adding new material on exterior and landscaping, and generally enhancing the content and drawings that make up the book's substance.
An inspiring monograph that takes an in - depth look at the work of San Francisco - based Studio O+A, explaining their innovative approach to design. They have created some of the most ground - breaking offices for companies like Facebook, Microso ft, Nike and Uber. They made their name rethinking the impact workspace has on work, but today their reach extends beyond the physical environment.
A visual analysis of the colours used in furnishing fabrics and wallpapers from the 15th century to now, providing inspiration for designers.
Famed Picasso biographer and art historian Sir John Richardson opens the doors of residences from his life, revealing an autobiographical sketch through handsomely decorated rooms filled with art, antiques, and intriguing mementoes, each with a special story.